It might be a bit arduous to imagine, however with all of the totally different movies Nicolas Cage has lent his specific model of loopy to over time… he’s by no means accomplished a correct Western. That’s all set to alter as Deadline has reported that Nicolas Cage is about to star in motion Western The Outdated Method.
Nicolas Cage will play Colton Briggs in The Outdated Method, a “former gunslinger who now runs a normal retailer and lives quietly along with his household. When a gang of outlaws murders his spouse in chilly blood, Briggs returns house to search out his world burning. He finds his sidearm and saddles up with an unlikely associate: his twelve-year-old daughter.” The movie will probably be helmed by Brett Donowho (Acts of Violence) from a script by Carl W. Lucas (The Wave) and will probably be shot back-to-back with Butcher’s Crossing in Montana.
“After 43 years in cinema, I’m solely now being invited to the essential and storied style of the Western with each The Outdated Method and Butcher’s Crossing,” Cage stated. “Being born and raised within the West, that is one other good match and lengthy overdue. I’m excited and compelled by the advanced characters of each Briggs and Miller, and to search out new floor to play at 57 is certainly galvanizing.” In his personal assertion, director brett Donowho added:
It’s each an honor and privilege to work with Nick on the primary Western of his illustrious profession. Cage not solely epitomizes the character of Briggs, however he’s additionally the consummate skilled a director solely desires of working with to convey this enigmatic character to life. As a father of three daughters, I can’t wait to share this compelling story of a father and daughter and their emotional journey of discovery.
Saddle up, Nicolas Cage. I can’t wait. The actor was not too long ago seen in Pig the place he performed a truffle hunter who lives alone within the Oregonian wilderness who should return to his previous in Portland in the hunt for his beloved foraging pig after she is kidnapped. The movie has earned Cage rave critiques, together with one from our personal Chris Bumbray. Verify that out right here. Nicolas Cage will subsequent be seen enjoying himself in The Insufferable Weight of Huge Expertise, which is about for an April 22, 2022 launch.